Problem with FSB on new upgrade?

  Grandad D 09:14 16 Mar 2003
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Hi, I have just upgraded my motherboard/cpu/memory. AMD xp2400+ /DDR PC 3200.
The CPU says that it is 266 FSB. When I set the motherboard to this the computer will not even boot. All is well if I set it to 133. The computer then shows the CPU correctly. I phoned the company I bought it off and they say this is correct as the CPU/ Memory total is 266. Is this right or are they blinding me with science? Ta, Dennis

  AndySD 09:19 16 Mar 2003

Its correct its 133 ... DDR (DOUBLE DATA RATE)

so 133 x 2 =266

  Grandad D 11:34 16 Mar 2003

Hi. Thanks for that. I can sleep now. Ta, Dennis

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